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Hello everyone!

I go by the name of Styx. Been a metalhead since early childhood, mostly thanks to my dad who introduced me to bands such as Iron Maiden and Judas Priest. These two in particular as well as many other from that era still hold a special place in my heart but I've developed my own taste so my preferred bands today are mostly female fronted (or at least clean vocals) symphonic metal bands. I do enjoy heavy riffs and growling/screamo too, as long as it doesn't go overboard, then it ruins the song for me. My other passion is classical music.

Other than that I'm a bass player, a medical student, a PC games and a weirdo that's interested in everything radioactive.

The main reason I joined this forum is that I don't have enough metalheads in my life so I can't wait to get to know y'all!

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“Interested in everything radioactive” might be my favourite intro on this forum ever.  Welcome,  Maiden were one of the gateway bands for me into metal and Priest came soon after.

I don’t have anything radioactive but I saw a bass once and work with the healthcare industry so a few things in common.

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On 7/21/2020 at 7:18 PM, FatherAlabaster said:

Welcome, I hope you enjoy the place.

Thank you very much!

 

On 7/22/2020 at 9:49 AM, MacabreEternal said:

“Interested in everything radioactive” might be my favourite intro on this forum ever.  Welcome,  Maiden were one of the gateway bands for me into metal and Priest came soon after.

I don’t have anything radioactive but I saw a bass once and work with the healthcare industry so a few things in common.

Thank you! Most people find my obsession unhealthy, so I'm glad someone liked it :D Also happy to hear we have some things in common. Nice to meet you!

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On 7/23/2020 at 9:35 PM, Parker said:

Hi. I (attempt to) play bass too. Classical is awesome! What are some of your fav composers?

Hello! Nice to meet another fellow bass player! To answer your question, I don’t think i have favourite composers, there are ones i prefer to others, such as Smetana, Mahler or Vivaldi, but in general I’d say I like various pieces by various composers rather than having favourites. Do you have any favourites?

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